Florida

April 10, 2015

Catastrophic Brain Injury Prompts Recall of Residential Elevators

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of certain residential elevators sold exclusively by Coastal Carolina Elevators.  The elevators can operate while the gate […]
April 9, 2015

Deadly Bicycle Accident in Manatee County under Investigation

Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly bicycle accident that took place in Manatee County late on the night of April 6. That Monday evening, around […]
April 8, 2015

Fatal Crash on Turnpike Involving Vehicle Carrying 12 Passengers

Three people died and nine others were injured following a rollover crash of a Ford Expedition that took place on the Florida Turnpike last Saturday, April […]
March 30, 2015

Tractor-Trailer Struck by Train, Exotic Car Destroyed

On Friday, March 27th, a tractor-trailer driven by Ryan Fung of Palm Harbor stalled on train tracks as a freight train was approaching. Florida Highway Patrol, […]
March 25, 2015

Rider Seriously Injured in I-10 Motorcycle Accident

On Tuesday, March 17, 2015, a tractor-trailer travelling westbound on I-10 in Leon County experienced a tire blowout on one of the tires attached to the […]
March 24, 2015

Fort Lauderdale Residents Arrested for PIP Fraud Following Staged Accident

The Florida Department of Financial Services’ Division of Insurance Fraud announced on Monday the arrests of Kendrick Callins and Lashaunda Gibbs of Fort Lauderdale.  The pair […]
March 24, 2015

Company Pays Truck Driver $14 Million for Negligence

An Alabama man who was paralyzed in a frightening tractor-trailer accident was originally awarded $18.79 million in a lawsuit against the company that had recently serviced […]
March 18, 2015

"The Faces of Brain Injury" Exhibition Featured at Florida State Capitol

The Brain Injury Association of Florida, Inc. (“BIAF”) survivors and their caregivers put on “The Faces of Brain Injury” exhibition at Florida’s State Capitol as one […]
March 11, 2015

Man Brings Body to Lawyer's Office, Confesses to Killing

John Marshall drove his dead neighbor’s body to his attorney’s office, claiming he was forced to kill the neighbor in apparent self-defense.  Marshall transported his neighbor’s […]